Former State Senator Emery Dies

Former State Senator and Republican congressional candidate Ed Emery has died at 71.

Emery collapsed following a speech Tuesday evening from a heart problem.

Emery served eight years in the House, starting in 2003, and he won his senate seat in 2012.

The Republican from Lamar was seeking the congressional seat currently held by Rep. Vicki Hartzler.

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